Programs & Events

Recorded Story Time

David Porter reads "Frog and Toad Are Friends" by Arnold Lobel

Recorded Story time

Small pig by Arnold Lobel book cover
"Small Pig" by Arnold Lobel is read by David Porter for our online story time for January 14 -21. Happy listening.

Arts & Letters Zoom Event

Lamp, mirror, plate and pottery containers by Lynn Curran Sargent
Thank you to Spencer Smith of Seapoint Media and Hanna Persson of Hanna Designs who created this special connecting event! They are partnering with the library and local artists to keep our creative community strong . . . read more »

Online Storytime by David Porter

cover of book McElligot's Pool by Dr. Seuss
Dr. Seuss' "McElligot's Pool" read and recorded by one of our wonderful Friend Memorial Library Board Members.

Stephen Greenberg Photos

Photo of trees with light coming through the trees by Stephen Greenberg
Our January exhibit is on our website as a virtual exhibit. More photos will be added in the first and second weeks of January. Check out Stephen Greenberg's gorgeous photos.

Storytime for December 16-26, 2020

Book cover of A boy, a mouse, and a spider by Barbara Herkert, illus. Lauren Castillo
Recorded reading of "A Boy, a Mouse, and a Spider--The story of E.B. White" by Barbara Herkert and illustrated by Lauren Castillo.

Turtle Dreams

Turtle picture on book cover
Thank you to author Lori Roll who donated a copy of her picture book which is illustrated by Jill Kramer. Lori recorded a reading of her book for us.

August 2020 Cake Recipes

Brooke Dojny with cookbook and Bundt cake
Cookbook author Brooke Dojny (also President of our Library Board!) This intensely lemony, nicely sliceable, tender-crumbed pound cake tastes wonderful on its own, but mainly it appears in this book because it’s just the perfect . . . read more »

Celebrating Roger Angell

Roger Angell with Governor Janet Mills on front porch of Friend Memorial Library August 8 2020
Roger Angell "Brooklin Memories" iMovie audio and montage, "Beloved Local Friends" audio, a list of Roger's books, and links to some of his writings are included on our site in celebration of his 100th Birthday.